Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Congenital Ewing’s Sarcoma/Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of the Upper Extremity

Li Wang 1 , 2 , Xibiao Yang 3 , Zhongcheng Han 4 and Chuying Huang 2 , 5 , *
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1 Department of Medical Dermatology, Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture Central Hospital, Enshi, China
2 Department of Medical Oncology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
3 Department of Radiology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
4 Department of Medical Oncology, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region People's Hospital, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China
5 Department of Medical Oncology, Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture Central Hospital, Enshi, China
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: December 28, 2015, 25 (6); e3800
  • Published Online: December 23, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: August 8, 2015
  • Revised: August 26, 2015
  • Accepted: September 30, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.3800

To Cite: Wang L, Yang X, Han Z, Huang C. Congenital Ewing’s Sarcoma/Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor of the Upper Extremity, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ; 25(6):e3800. doi: 10.5812/ijp.3800.

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